The Chinese Money Toad, or Jin Chan is a powerful ancient symbol of prosperity. This coin portrays Jin Chan with a coin in his mouth sitting atop piles of coins or bullion, with seven spots on its back symbolising the stars. According to Feng Shui beliefs, Jin Chan symbolizes the flow of money and helps attract and protect wealth, and guards against bad luck.
The coin is struck by The Perth Mint from 1oz of 99.99% pure silver.
The image of Jin Chan on the coin’s reverse is meticulously gilded in 24 carat gold. The design also includes the Chinese characters for ‘money toad’ and The Perth Mint’s traditional ‘P’ mintmark.
Issued as legal tender under the authority of the Government of Tuvalu, the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the 2018 year-date, and the monetary denomination are shown on the coin’s obverse.
The Perth Mint will issue no more than 5,000 of these Money Toad 2018 1oz silver gilded coins.
Accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity, each coin is presented in a clear latex display case within an illustrated shipper.
Material: Fine Silver (99.9%)
Weight: 1 oz
Face Value: $1.00